Audeze LCD-2 Headphones
2012 & 2013 Absolute Sound Editors' Choice Winner!
The Audeze LCD-2 is an excellent headphone for the price and is a Best Seller here at Moon Audio every month.
The LCD-2 is the "state of the art" Planar Magnetic Headphone that features the exclusive Fazor technology from Audeze Inc.
Features the new steel and leather suspension headband.
*Travel Case is included and the only option for the LCD-2. The Wooden Box and the metal headband have been discontinued.
Audeze LCD-2 is the original and game-changing product that propelled Audeze into a world of rave reviews from audiophiles and review magazines alike.
The beautifully hand-crafted LCD-2 delivers audiophile quality, low-distortion sound that beautifully articulates the power and nuance of your favorite music.
The Audeze LCD-2 transducers are the most forgiving of the LCD Collection, with an exclusive magnetic structure providing completely uniform magnetic flux distribution across the diaphragm. The full sonic potential of the LCD-2 is revealed when driven by an external headphone amplifier or integrated amp. Impedance is 70 ohms.
Every component of the LCD-2 is precision engineered with one goal in mind: Recreate the sound exactly like the artist intended.
LCD 2 combines leading edge technology and development with knowledge, feedback and suggestions from an on-going dialogue with Sound Engineers and Audiophiles. The Audeze LCD2 uses a proprietary thin film diaphragm that is housed between a unique super efficient push-pull magnetic structure. Audeze's manufacturing process combined with the advanced materials and technology produce extremely accurate and incredible sounding headphones.
The LCD-2s are made of hand-selected Carribean Rosewood. The sloped earpads are made of premium lambskin leather with specially selected foam to offer the right amount of firmness.
Known for their tight, extended bass response, smooth, inviting midrange, and warm high frequencies, the LCD-2 headphones offer a listening experience that makes believers out of even casual music listeners. For the best performance The LCD-2 requires an external headphone amplifier.
Drew recommends the Silver Dragon V3 Premium Audeze Headphone Cable or the Black Dragon V2 Premium Headphone Cable for Audeze as the ULTIMATE upgrade for the Audeze LCD-2 Rev. 2 headphones.
For best quality sound, Drew also recommends:
2013 TAS Editor's Choice Awards: High Performance Headphones Over $600!
- 2.5m 1/4in to dual 4-pin mini-XLR cable
- 3.5mm to 1/4in stereo adapter
- Professional travel case
- Frequency response graph of the particular LCD-2
- Warranty: 1 year for parts, 3 years for drivers from date of purchase. Warranty is ONLY valid if product is purchased from an authorized dealer.
Specially designed self closing, acoustically transparent magnetic structure with highest grade Neodymium magnets.
Left and rear transducers have matched sensitivity and frequency response within +/- 0.5 dB.
Proprietary push-pull design
|Transducer active diaphragm area||
39.8 cm2 (6.17 in²)
Large diaphragm area creates plane sound waves that enter ear canals the same way as it happens in real environment.
|Maximum power handling||
15W (for 200ms)
|Sound pressure level||
>130dB with 15W
5Hz – 20kHz extended out to 50kHz
|Total harmonic distortion||
<1% through entire frequency range
101dB / 1mW
|Optimal power requirement||
1 – 4W
Custom designed Caribbean Rosewood.
Specially designed premium lamb skin leather earpads.
less than 1% even at full output.
|Maximum diaphragm excursion||